West Wing Week: 02/05/2016 or, “Will They Call? Or Text?”

In an exciting week, the President marked the anniversary of the signing of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, joined the Vice President in hosting the cancer moonshot task force, visited a mosque in Baltimore, attended the National Prayer Breakfast, mentored Steph Curry, and hosted the President of Colombia. That’s January 29th to February 4th or, “Will They Call? Or Text?”

Sometimes I wish I was Bo. Then I wouldn’t have to pay attention to what’s on TV.

Weekly Address: Doubling Our Clean Energy Funding to Address the Challenge of Climate Change

In this week’s address, the President discussed climate change and how the most ambitious climate agreement in history is creating private sector partnerships that are advancing the latest technologies in clean power.

2/5/16: White House Press Briefing

White House Press Briefings are conducted most weekdays from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room in the West Wing.

President Obama at his desk today. Canon 5DM3, with 135mm f/2 lens.

President Obama strikes the #Heisman pose with this year’s winner, @alabamafbl running back Derrick Henry. #RollTide

President Obama Speaks on the Economy

On February 5, 2016, President Obama discussed the latest jobs report, which showed the unemployment rate falling to its lowest level in eight years.

Share the good news: The unemployment rate is the lowest it’s been in 8 years, dropping below 5%. Learn more at go.wh.gov/JanJobs.📉

The President Speaks at the Plan Colombia Reception

President Obama speaks alongside President Santos of Colombia at the Plan Colombia Reception in the East Room of the White House. February 4, 2016.

2/4/16: White House Press Briefing

White House Press Briefings are conducted most weekdays from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room in the West Wing.